Tag: Performance

Posted on February 25, 2020

Investing with a focus on environmental, social, and governance (ESG), also known as socially responsible investing (SRI), has increased rapidly in popularity as of late. Morningstar reported that ESG/SRI funds had a net inflow of $20.6 billion dollars in 2019. This is a 300% increase from net flows in 2018. But how is ESG/SRI performance?

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Posted on February 24, 2020

Welcome to the first Backend Benchmarking company update of 2020! We are excited to share that our latest Robo Report and Robo Ranking were recently released, an update on our development progress (we are getting there!), information on our most recent media appearances, and good news about our blog.

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Posted on February 21, 2020

Backend Benchmarking is the only place to see accurate performance data sourced from real accounts we have open at each provider. See which robos have performed best and why!

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Posted on February 14, 2020

Best Robo for Performance at a Low Cost

Winner: Fidelity Go
Runner-Up: Axos Invest

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Posted on December 11, 2019

Ranked #3 for Complex Financial Planning Needs

Overview

Founded by Wall Street veteran Sallie Krawcheck, Ellevest caters to a historically underserved segment of investors—women. Ellevest is poised to scale quickly, as women are estimated to control north of $11 trillion worth of investable assets in the United States.  Since its founding, Ellevest has managed to raise an impressive $78 million in venture capital funding, including support from familiar names including Melinda Gates and Google co-founder Eric Schmidt.  Here is our Ellevest review.

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Posted on November 21, 2019

Should you use a robo advisor? Whether you are new to investing or not, the automated investing technology that robos provide can alleviate some of the stress and confusion related to investing. If you are not familiar with robo advisors, we suggest reading our breakdown first. 

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